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Interview of Malti Bhojwani, life coach & author of Don’t think of a Blue Ball

Posted on: 28th Sep, 2012

How does your present achievement as a debut writer taste?       I am thrilled, grateful and feel so blessed that it has come to be. The journey of writing made me share so many of my personal experiences and I realized how much I myself have grown since I took on Personal Development as a […]

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Interview of Shantanu and Sheershak – directors of upcoming movie 3G

Posted on: 26th Sep, 2012

The budding stars who are a dual role – that of director and scrip writer – in Bollywood are Shantanu and Sheershak. The script – one of the keys to the success of Aa Dekhe Zara starring Neil Nitin Mukesh and Bipasha Basu – is an evidence of their talent. The writer duo has penned […]

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Fashion of leading actresses in my favorite Bollywood movies

Posted on: 20th Sep, 2012

Since the release of Mughal-e-azam, Bollywood has been known for its fashion extravaganza. Be it traditional or contemporary, Bollywood fashion rocks even today. Mughal-e-azam, Pakeezah, Umrao Jaan, Silsila, Zubeidaa are a few to name among the yesteryear blockbusters which took traditional Indian fashion to global heights. Chandni, Dil To Pagal Hai, Hum Tum, Aisha and […]

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Entrepreneurs speak on their favorite teachers | Happy Teachers Day

Posted on: 4th Sep, 2012

“Believe in yourself and work hard”; “define your goal and achieve it”; “set your ambitions high”; “look into yourself and unlock the potential” – Do you remember these words of motivation and inspiration spoken by our teachers to help us get the best of ourselves? When we go down the memory lane, we hear echoes […]

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Silver screen and sports stars are eclipsing real life heroes of India

Posted on: 15th Aug, 2012

“Name top ten Bollywood heroes”. “Which movies of Shah Rukh Khan are your favorites?” “Which item song is the best of the year?” “How many centuries has Sachin made and in which matches?” Put teenagers to this test. They are sure to qualify it. Such is the influence of entertainment media and cricket on today’s […]

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Do you buy plastic bags at retail shopping stores

Posted on: 17th Jul, 2012

“Stop using plastic bags”; “Plastic bags and bottles are harmful for environment”; “Say ‘No’ to plastic bags”; “Go green to save environment” – the slogans that we hear, voice and read at times. Environmentalists and green revolutionaries come and go raising their voice against the use of things made of plastic – mainly bags and […]

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Why rape? Going to red light area and buying sex is no wrong

Posted on: 15th Jun, 2012

My Kolkata has been hitting headlines for wrong reasons since the beginning of 2012. Crimes against woman (mainly rape) and political controversies are dominating the space on the front page of all leading English and Bengali newspapers. Recently rape cases have outnumbered the cases of political controversy, making the city unsafe for women, and dragging […]

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Who will adopt orphan kids, if infertile males approach Vicky donors

Posted on: 31st May, 2012

Bollywood is exploring new avenues of male employment beyond the known areas such as IT, KPO and BPO, where life is 24×7. Male escort and sperm donor are the latest discoveries in the B-town. The movie Desi Boyz starring Akshay and John Abraham highlighted the profession of male escort as a service (if social or […]

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I am son of my mother – Happy Mother’s Day

Posted on: 13th May, 2012

Have you ever seen a male beggar carrying a child in his arms or on his back? I am sure, you have hardly seen. I often find female beggars carrying babies in lap here and there: railway platforms, pavements, streets, temples etc. Some of you definitely think that carrying babies is their tricky way of […]

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Interview of Vivek Agnihotri director of Hate Story starring Paoli Dam

Posted on: 13th Apr, 2012

Vivek Agnihotri is a name to reckon with much respect for his forte of creating unusual movies and tele shows. His television show Arohan on Indian Navy brought him much fame. The show was shot at the original location, something no short of revolution on the television media. His other television shows like Yeh Kahan […]

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